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  • 29
    December
    2016
    Top Ukraine Releases of the Year 2016 At Louder Than War we challenge boundaries and champion diversity, reflective of our open door policy in coverage and contribution. We get as excited by DIY and lesser known artists as we do releases by more established artists. While music blogs so often look to the main music-exporters of the world to guide their annual ‘Best of’ lists, this time around, it’s worth exploring some of the music coming from another hotbed enclave of cultural activity – Ukraine.

    Written by Paul Scott-Bates
  • 21
    October
    2016
    The Economist: Front man THE crowds in Mariupol, a factory town on the front line in eastern Ukraine, began lining up at six in the morning. It was late spring, and the rock group Okean Elzy were playing. “You might only see them once in your life,” said a young boy in line. Some 30,000 people turned out to see the band and its front man, Svyatoslav Vakarchuk (pictured). “He’s now the voice of the younger generation, the voice of the agents of change,” says Yaroslav Hrytsak, a Ukrainian historian.

    The Economist 
  • 17
    May
    2016
    Okean Elzy World tour 2016-2017. The beginning

    In 2016 the most famous Ukrainian rock band Okean Elzy hits the road for a 2-year-long World tour to support its ninth studio album ‘Without limits’  (Ukr: “Без меж”).


  • 17
    May
    2016
    Ukraine's popular rock group “Okean Elzy” debuts new album

    Rock group gives concert on top of a 10-storey building in Kyiv

  • 17
    May
    2016
    19.05.2016 - digital release of the ninth studio album of OE - "Bez Mezh" ("Without Limits") 12.00 pm Kyiv time - live broadcast presentation at on-line radio stations:
    - Kyiv (Aristocrats http://aristocrats.fm/),
    - Lviv (Skovoroda http://radioskovoroda.com/),
    - Odesa (RADIO MORE.FMhttp://more.fm/) with participation of the band's musicians.

    Listen to new music without limits in any city, country, continent.


  • 14
    May
    2016
    Happy Birthday, Slava!


  • 02
    February
    2016
    Best of 2015 - Ukraine Let's check out some of our picks from among Ukrainian releases from the outgoing year. 



  • 04
    December
    2015
    The PREMIERE of a new song and video You can not lose hope. You can not give up until the last moment. Perhaps it is the last moment itself which will bring the spring, which will be the beginning of a new life. Spring, which you will want to share with the whole world
  • 09
    September
    2015
    срећан рођендан, Milos! Incredibly talented, genuine. Happy Birthday, Milos!


    Неймовірний, талановитий, справжній. з Днем народження, Мілош!

    срећан рођендан, Milos!


  • 17
    August
    2015
    Single from new album